Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Mr. Kurt Bligaard Pedersen was Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Jyske Bank AS since May 5, 2014. He is Chairman of the Audit Committee as well as a Member of the Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committee. Kurt Bligaard Pedersen is Member of the Board and General Manager of Gazprom Marketing Trading Retail Ltd. He is also Member of the Boards of BRFfonden and on the board of a fully owned subsidiary, and Board Member of Noordgastransport B.V. Over the years, 20022012, Kurt Bligaard Pedersen was the CEO of DONG Energy AS after having been the CEO of Falck Danmark AS in 20002001. Prior to that, Kurt Bligaard Pedersen had been CFO at the City of Copenhagen after having headed its finance administration over the period 19941997. Moreover, Kurt Bligaard Pedersen headed a division in the Danish Ministry of Finance during the years 19921994 and he acted as a consultant for the Social Democratic parliamentary group in the period 19881992. Kurt Bligaard Pedersen earned his Masters degree in political science from Aarhus University in 1988.
Age: 58 Chairman Since 2014